Kara Nesvig, City Pages

Kara Nesvig

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Minneapolis, MN, United States

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Past articles by Kara:

Local designers use sewing skills to make masks for hospitals

As people in the Twin Cities continue to practice social distancing and quarantining to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, local fashion designers and clothing… → Read More

The pandemic gets ugly: The local beauty scene is forced to close shop

As part of an order from Governor Tim Walz, local salons and spas must close their doors until at least March 27. This has forced… → Read More

COVID-19's impact on retail: Store closings, online sales, and virtual styling

A shutdown like this can be incredibly damaging to a small business that depends on regular customers popping by to shop. Still, local retail stores… → Read More

Flea markets, mega sales, West Elm in the North Loop: Fashion happenings this week

There’s a plethora of fabulous fashion-related sales and activities happening this weekend, so get a head start on spring and do a little treasure hunting.… → Read More

Arctic Market returns, gh2's 90% sale, and other fashion happenings this week

These warmer-than-average winter days have us yearning to fill our closets with spring clothes and eschew coats for dresses and bare legs. … → Read More

Vintage rock tees, resort wear, and mega sales to get you out of the winter doldrums

If you’ve got the winter blues, you are definitely not alone. … → Read More

Don't go to Jared: Shop local for jewelry this V-Day

Whether you’re happily coupled up, approaching your tenth wedding anniversary, going on tons of Tinder dates, celebrating Galentine’s Day, or treating your single self, getting… → Read More

U of M student's Nike shoe design combines Africa's past and future

Born and raised in Nigeria, Taoheed Bayo moved to the United States six years ago. These days, the 22-year-old is a freelance model and mathematics… → Read More

After triumphs in L.A., Maria Stanley returns to MN to create new cozy, eco-friendly designs

Maria Stanley left her home in Forest Lake at the age of 18 and headed to Los Angeles to pursue her dream of being a… → Read More

The Nail Ninja crew is creating some of the best nail art in the Twin Cities

What’s it like to paint masterpieces on fingernails? Meet Andrea Storlie, a nail tech who has been serving up major nail inspiration for over 15… → Read More

A shopping guide for the dudes in your life: Dad, your brother, Uncle Bill, your BF, and BFF

Is the hardest person to shop for during the holidays your dad? If he doesn’t golf or drink bourbon, WTF are you supposed to get… → Read More

Urban Outfitters is probably leaving Uptown. Is Uptown now alive?

Urban Outfitters is looking to get the fuck out of Uptown. → Read More

Shop local (and score deals) at these MN stores on Black Friday and Small Business Saturday

You know what time it is: It’s time to put on your stretchy pants, drink a ton of wine, eat plate after plate of turkey… → Read More

Shop local this season at these women-owned businesses

Ready to do some shopping? Of course you are. → Read More

Meet F*ck Fifty, a MN-made face oil brought to you by two business- and beauty-savvy friends

Rather than spending money on products, friends and F*ck Fifty founders Zelda Curti and Susan Griak decided to create their own super serum meant… → Read More

From Target to 44th & France: Casey and Jamie Carl share a love for fashion at Serge + Jane

The 44th & France shopping district has a cool new tenant. → Read More

Levi's denim pop-up, Mpls Vintage Market, and after work sales: Upcoming fashion happenings

What’s on your agenda for the weekend, fashion friends? … → Read More

Foodie shops, an indie book store, and sweet shoes: Your guide to shopping in Uptown

Uptown may not be the same place Prince wrote a song about, but that doesn’t mean you should write it off.… → Read More

Foodie shops, an indie book store, and Swedish shoes: Your guide to shopping in Uptown

Uptown may not be the same place Prince wrote a song about, but that doesn’t mean you should write it off.… → Read More

Raunch, hotdish, and daytime yuks: 3 can’t-miss shows at 10,000 Laughs Fest

Now in its ninth year, 10,000 Laughs Festival has gone from a small-but-mighty group of local favorites telling jokes at Comedy Corner Underground (the first… → Read More